There are some PUPs known as hijackers which once get installed onto your PC system introduces various changes to your MS Edge, Google Chrome, Internet Explorer and Firefox web browser, replace your start page with an unknown one, set a search provider which may reroute your searches to web sites with intrusive advertisements and pop ups. You’re probably reading this article because your PC is affected by QuickLogin and you’re searching for method to remove it.
The browser hijacker may also set up the QuickLogin web page as the Mozilla Firefox, Chrome, IE and Edge default search provider that cause search redirects via the website. In this way, developers of the hijacker have an opportunity to show various advertisements together with the search results for your query. These annoying advertisements will be summarized in the redirected page. This can bring a huge number of revenue for developers of the hijacker.
Another reason why you need to get rid of QuickLogin is its online data-tracking activity. It can gather user information, including:
- IP addresses;
- URLs visited;
- search queries/terms;
- clicks on links and ads;
- browser version information.
If you are unfortunate have browser hijacker, adware or potentially unwanted software running on your PC, you can follow the suggestions here to remove QuickLogin from your web browser.
Remove QuickLogin from Chrome, Firefox, IE, Edge(Removal guide)
Without a doubt, the hijacker is harmful to your PC. So you need to quickly and completely delete this malicious software. To delete this browser hijacker, you can use the manual removal steps which are given below or free malware removal utility like Zemana Anti-Malware (ZAM), MalwareBytes Free or HitmanPro (all are free). We suggest you use automatic removal way that will help you to remove QuickLogin easily and safely. Manual removal is best used only if you’re well versed in computer or in the case where hijacker is not removed automatically. Read it once, after doing so, please print this page as you may need to close your web browser or reboot your system.
To remove QuickLogin, perform the steps below:
- How to delete QuickLogin without any software
- How to automatically remove QuickLogin browser hijacker
- How to stay safe online
- How can you prevent your computer from the attack of browser hijacker
- Finish words
How to delete QuickLoginwithout any software
Read this section to know how to manually delete the QuickLogin browser hijacker. Even if the step-by-step guide does not work for you, there are several free malware removers below which can easily handle such hijackers.
Remove potentially unwanted software through the Microsoft Windows Control Panel
First method for manual browser hijacker infection removal is to go into the MS Windows “Control Panel”, then “Uninstall a program” console. Take a look at the list of programs on your computer and see if there are any dubious and unknown apps. If you see any, you need to delete them. Of course, before doing so, you can do an World Wide Web search to find details on the program. If it is a potentially unwanted program, ad supported software or malware, you will likely find information that says so.
Windows 8, 8.1, 10
Windows XP, Vista, 7
Next, press “Uninstall a program”
It will show a list of all applications installed on your computer. Scroll through the all list, and delete any dubious and unknown apps. To quickly find the latest installed applications, we recommend sort applications by date in the Control panel.
Delete QuickLogin from Mozilla Firefox by resetting internet browser settings
If the Firefox web-browser startpage, newtab page and default search provider are changed to QuickLogin and you want to restore the settings back to their default values, then you should follow the steps below. It will keep your personal information such as browsing history, bookmarks, passwords and web form auto-fill data.
First, launch the Firefox. Next, click the button in the form of three horizontal stripes (). It will show the drop-down menu. Next, press the Help button ().
In the Help menu press the “Troubleshooting Information”. In the upper-right corner of the “Troubleshooting Information” page press on “Refresh Firefox” button as shown on the screen below.
Confirm your action, press the “Refresh Firefox”.
Delete QuickLogin redirect from Internet Explorer
By resetting Internet Explorer internet browser you restore your internet browser settings to its default state. This is first when troubleshooting problems that might have been caused by browser hijacker infection like QuickLogin.
First, run the IE, click ) button. Next, click “Internet Options” as displayed below.
In the “Internet Options” screen select the Advanced tab. Next, press Reset button. The IE will show the Reset Internet Explorer settings dialog box. Select the “Delete personal settings” check box and click Reset button.
You will now need to reboot your computer for the changes to take effect. It will remove hijacker responsible for QuickLogin , disable malicious and ad-supported browser’s extensions and restore the Internet Explorer’s settings like homepage, newtab and search engine by default to default state.
Remove QuickLogin from Google Chrome
The browser hijacker can alter your Chrome settings without your knowledge. You may see the QuickLogin as your search engine or start page, additional extensions and toolbars. Reset Google Chrome browser will help you to delete QuickLogin and reset the unwanted changes caused by hijacker infection. When using the reset feature, your personal information like passwords, bookmarks, browsing history and web form auto-fill data will be saved.
- First, launch the Chrome and click the Menu icon (icon in the form of three dots).
- It will show the Chrome main menu. Select More Tools, then click Extensions.
- You’ll see the list of installed extensions. If the list has the extension labeled with “Installed by enterprise policy” or “Installed by your administrator”, then complete the following tutorial: Remove Chrome extensions installed by enterprise policy.
- Now open the Google Chrome menu once again, press the “Settings” menu.
- Next, click “Advanced” link, which located at the bottom of the Settings page.
- On the bottom of the “Advanced settings” page, click the “Reset settings to their original defaults” button.
- The Google Chrome will open the reset settings prompt as on the image above.
- Confirm the browser’s reset by clicking on the “Reset” button.
- To learn more, read the blog post How to reset Google Chrome settings to default.
How to automatically remove QuickLogin browser hijacker
The manual guide above is tedious to use and can not always help to get rid of QuickLogin browser hijacker completely. Here I am telling you an automatic way to delete this browser hijacker from your PC system fully. Zemana, MalwareBytes and Hitman Pro are antimalware tools that can look for and remove all kinds of malware including browser hijacker infection responsible for redirecting user searches to QuickLogin.
How to automatically get rid of QuickLogin with Zemana AntiMalware
Zemana is a utility which can remove ad-supported software, potentially unwanted software, hijackers and other malicious software from your personal computer easily and for free. Zemana Free is compatible with most antivirus software. It works under Windows (10 – XP, 32 and 64 bit) and uses minimum of system resources.
Visit the page linked below to download the latest version of Zemana AntiMalware for MS Windows. Save it directly to your Windows Desktop.
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After the download is finished, close all software and windows on your personal computer. Double-click the install file named Zemana.AntiMalware.Setup. If the “User Account Control” prompt pops up as displayed on the screen below, click the “Yes” button.
It will open the “Setup wizard” which will help you install Zemana AntiMalware on your system. Follow the prompts and do not make any changes to default settings.
Once installation is finished successfully, Zemana will automatically start and you can see its main screen as displayed in the figure below.
Now press the “Scan” button to perform a system scan with this utility for the hijacker that causes internet browsers to open undesired QuickLogin website. When a threat is found, the number of the security threats will change accordingly. Wait until the the checking is complete.
Once finished, Zemana Anti-Malware (ZAM) will prepare a list of unwanted programs adware. Next, you need to press “Next” button. The Zemana Free will begin to delete browser hijacker infection that redirects your internet browser to intrusive QuickLogin web-site. When the cleaning procedure is complete, you may be prompted to reboot the computer.
Use HitmanPro to remove QuickLogin search
HitmanPro will help remove hijacker that reroutes your browser to unwanted QuickLogin web-site that slow down your PC. The hijackers, adware and other PUPs slow your web browser down and try to mislead you into clicking on shady advertisements and links. HitmanPro removes the browser hijacker and lets you enjoy your PC system without QuickLogin .
Download HitmanPro by clicking on the following link. Save it directly to your MS Windows Desktop.
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After the download is finished, open the folder in which you saved it and double-click the HitmanPro icon. It will start the HitmanPro tool. If the User Account Control prompt will ask you want to start the program, click Yes button to continue.
Next, press “Next” to perform a system scan with this utility for the browser hijacker infection responsible for redirecting your web-browser to QuickLogin web-site. A system scan can take anywhere from 5 to 30 minutes, depending on your computer.
As the scanning ends, HitmanPro will open a screen that contains a list of malicious software that has been detected as on the image below.
Review the report and then click “Next” button. It will open a dialog box, press the “Activate free license” button. The HitmanPro will remove hijacker infection which cause QuickLogin web-site to appear. After the cleaning procedure is finished, the tool may ask you to reboot your computer.
How to remove QuickLogin with MalwareBytes
We recommend using the MalwareBytes. You can download and install MalwareBytes Anti-Malware (MBAM) to locate and delete QuickLogin from your PC system. When installed and updated, this free malware remover automatically identifies and removes all threats exist on the PC system.
Download MalwareBytes from the link below. Save it to your Desktop.
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Update: April 15, 2020
After the download is finished, close all windows on your personal computer. Further, run the file called mb3-setup. If the “User Account Control” prompt pops up as displayed in the figure below, click the “Yes” button.
It will open the “Setup wizard” which will assist you install MalwareBytes on the computer. Follow the prompts and do not make any changes to default settings.
Once setup is finished successfully, press Finish button. Then MalwareBytes Anti-Malware will automatically start and you may see its main window as shown below.
Next, click the “Scan Now” button . MalwareBytes Free tool will begin scanning the whole machine to find out QuickLogin hijacker and other browser’s malicious extensions. This task can take quite a while, so please be patient. While the MalwareBytes AntiMalware utility is checking, you can see how many objects it has identified as being affected by malware.
When finished, MalwareBytes will show a list of detected threats. Review the scan results and then press “Quarantine Selected” button.
The MalwareBytes Anti Malware (MBAM) will get rid of hijacker responsible for redirecting user searches to QuickLogin. Once the task is finished, you can be prompted to restart your machine. We suggest you look at the following video, which completely explains the process of using the MalwareBytes Anti Malware to get rid of browser hijackers, adware and other malicious software.
How to stay safe online
In order to increase your security and protect your system against new intrusive advertisements and malicious sites, you need to run ad-blocking application that blocks an access to harmful advertisements and web sites. Moreover, the program can block the show of intrusive advertising, which also leads to faster loading of web-pages and reduce the consumption of web traffic.
- Visit the following page to download AdGuard. Save it to your Desktop so that you can access the file easily.
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- After the download is done, launch the downloaded file. You will see the “Setup Wizard” program window. Follow the prompts.
- Once the installation is complete, click “Skip” to close the installation application and use the default settings, or press “Get Started” to see an quick tutorial that will help you get to know AdGuard better.
- In most cases, the default settings are enough and you do not need to change anything. Each time, when you run your system, AdGuard will launch automatically and stop unwanted advertisements, block harmful or misleading web-sites. For an overview of all the features of the program, or to change its settings you can simply double-click on the icon named AdGuard, which is located on your desktop.
How can you prevent your computer from the attack of browser hijacker
Many hijackers like the QuickLogin are included in the free programs installation package. Most commonly, a user have a chance to disable all included “offers”, but some installers are created to confuse the average users, in order to trick them into installing an adware or potentially unwanted applications. Anyway, easier to prevent the hijacker infection rather than clean up your computer after one. So, keep the browser updated (turn on automatic updates), run a good antivirus software, double check a free programs before you run it (do a google search, scan a downloaded file with VirusTotal), avoid malicious and unknown sites.
After completing the step-by-step guide shown above, your computer should be clean from the browser hijacker and other unwanted software. The Mozilla Firefox, Chrome, Internet Explorer and MS Edge will no longer display the QuickLogin website on startup. Unfortunately, if the few simple steps does not help you, then you have caught a new hijacker, and then the best way – ask for help.
Please create a new question by using the “Ask Question” button in the Questions and Answers. Try to give us some details about your problems, so we can try to help you more accurately. Wait for one of our trained “Security Team” or Site Administrator to provide you with knowledgeable assistance tailored to your problem with the unwanted QuickLogin software.